Abby Goeckner

About Me

Abby Goeckner is a senior at Altamont High school. She participates in softball and volleyball. In school she is involved in National Honors Society, FCCLA, band, and other organizations. Abby is currently a catechism teacher for kindergarteners and first graders at her church. After high school, Abby plans to attend a four year university to major in psychology. She will then move on to get her doctorate in Occupational Therapy.

“CEO to me is an opportunity to get out of my comfort zone and to learn more about the businesses in Effingham County.”

About My Business

Abby Goeckner has created a business to help dog owners feed their dogs the healthiest treats possible. She is dehydrating and selling dog treats. After a lot of research, Abby realized that dehydrated beef liver is the healthiest treat to give a dog. She plans to sell her dog treats at the Pet Wellness Center of Southern Illinois, in Effingham Illinois.






DISC Characteristics

  • Decisive- preference for problem solving and getting results
  • Interactive- preference for interacting with others and showing emotion
  • Stability- preference for pacing, persistence and steadiness
  • Cautious- preference for procedures, standards and protocols